Collage of William Shakespeare set against a pink background. Yellow paint splats.

Impromptu Shakespeare

DATE: Weds 10th July
TIME: 7pm
PRICE: £18 – adult, £16 – child, other ticket options available
WHERE: The Holburne Museum, Bath, BA2 4DB

Impromptu Shakespeare has been a hit at Edinburgh Fringe, Bristol Shakespeare Festival, and appeared on BBC Shakespeare Live.

About this event

Impromptu Shakespeare returns to the Garden for an evening of on-the-spot laughter and new sonnets …

With story and verse improvised in the moment, enjoy a riotous new Shakespeare play every time – performed by a whip-smart cast. Packed with priceless wit, lyrical smarts, romance, and double-crossing, this leading ensemble do the Bard proud with a new one-act hit every time, inspired by audience suggestions.

“Shakespeare from the hip. Ingenious and very funny.”– Will Gompertz, BBC Arts Editor

WINNER Best Comedy Event, Buxton Fringe 2021

“Simply sublime, side-splittingly hilarious improvised comedy almost worthy of the Bard himself.”
★★★★★ Broadway Baby

“Go and see this show. It’s intelligent, it’s funny, it’s all of the adjectives for brilliant. I’m still not sure how they did what they did.” ★★★★★ Pocket Size Theatre

The Garden Theatre Festival is Bath’s only purpose-built open-air theatre festival, running from the 10th – 21st July 2024.

Taking place in the magical gardens of the Holburne Museum, expect two weeks of superb performances from nationally renowned companies, in our beautiful, open-air thrust stage space, with something for all of the family to enjoy.